Cooper Gives Districts A Chance To Reopen Classrooms To K-5 Students

By Lindsay Marchello Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — School districts can allow elementary grade students to return to the classroom next month, Gov. Roy Cooper announced...

Governor Will Allow Elementary Schools To Open At Full Capacity

Schools Districts Will Still Have Flexibility To Select Plan A, B or C  RALEIGH - After several weeks of stable COVID-19 trends and continued low...

COVID-19 And Children: What Have We Learned Six Months Into The Pandemic?

Op-Ed by Dr. Chuck Williams It’s been six months since the coronavirus pandemic was recognized as a public health emergency in the United States.  While...

GOP Leaders, Parents Call For Cooper To Reopen Public Schools

By Lindsay Marchello Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — For Tara Deane’s two youngest children, virtual learning has been a nightmare. Deane’s four children attend school in Wake...

JCPS Central Office Closes Early After Employee Tests Positive For COVID

SMITHFIELD - Johnston County Public Schools Central Office on Highway 70 East has closed for the remainder of today (Wednesday) after an employee tested...

Wayne County Public Library Brings Wi-Fi & Digital Resources To Dudley Community

GOLDSBORO - Wayne County Public Library has received a $75,000 LSTA Project Grant from the State Library of North Carolina. The library, in partnership...

SSS High Earns National Recognition From Special Olympics For Inclusion

RALEIGH – Special Olympics of North Carolina announced that four NCHSAA member high schools will be recognized as Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools and...

JCPS Awarded $100,000 Grant To Improve School Safety

Johnston County Public Schools has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Department of Justice’s Office of Community Oriented Policing Services School Violence Prevention...

Dr. Amanda Allen Named Poe Center’s Educator Of The Year 

Dr. Amanda H. Allen, Executive Director of Social and Emotional Learning for Johnston County Public Schools, has been named the Alice Aycock Poe Center...

WCS Welcomes Back Students Face-To-Face In Plan B

GOLDSBORO - On Tuesday, September 8, Wayne County Public Schools transitioned from Plan C, full remote, to Plan B, a hybrid of face-to-face and...